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Zino16000 says

Do you guys see any reason why this threat have been Locked?
I’m just curious to know why a threat less than a week old have been locked with out any reason and what is behind this?
(Locked) Eid Mubarak 2012! (Celebrating the end of Ramadan)

Any feedback is welcome

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lifwanian says

Because we have forum nazis here :) ..jk

kinda.

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KingDog Staff says

The forum rule about “threads of a political or religious nature are not appropriate for the marketplaces.”

Because of that restriction, we have take a rather wide stance unfortunately. Sorry.

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Zino16000 says

The forum rule about “threads of a political or religious nature are not appropriate for the marketplaces.” Because of that restriction, we have take a rather wide stance unfortunately. Sorry.

Ok the rules are the rules and I hope I will see the same, locked thread, when it’s christmas time or other religious celebration.

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EFEKT_Studio says

The forum rule about “threads of a political or religious nature are not appropriate for the marketplaces.” Because of that restriction, we have take a rather wide stance unfortunately. Sorry.

Please do go and ask Collis himself, you might be suprised about his answer.

edit: I remember very well when he told in forum that these kind of threads are okay. But, nevermind, we respect envato staff decisions. :)

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Zino16000 says


The forum rule about “threads of a political or religious nature are not appropriate for the marketplaces.” Because of that restriction, we have take a rather wide stance unfortunately. Sorry.
Please do go and ask Collis himself, you might be suprised about his answer.
I contacted the support and I hope I will get a convincing answer.
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KingDog Staff says

Look guys, I have nothing against the expression of religious feelings. But the forum rules are pretty clear for the very fact that things can get heated when you talk belief or politics. I’m going to unlock the thread until I hear otherwise because I don’t think it was with any malicious intent. I will being getting clarification on how we should approach similar threads in the future. Thanks!

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Zino16000 says

Look guys, I have nothing against the expression of religious feelings. But the forum rules are pretty clear for the very fact that things can get heated when you talk belief or politics. I’m going to unlock the thread until I hear otherwise because I don’t think it was with any malicious intent. I will being getting clarification on how we should approach similar threads in the future. Thanks!

Well it is kinda ok, you are just following the rules BUT please follow the same rules when it’s Christmas time too that’s all I’m asking and thank you.

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KingDog Staff says


Look guys, I have nothing against the expression of religious feelings. But the forum rules are pretty clear for the very fact that things can get heated when you talk belief or politics. I’m going to unlock the thread until I hear otherwise because I don’t think it was with any malicious intent. I will being getting clarification on how we should approach similar threads in the future. Thanks!
Well it is kinda ok, you are just following the rules BUT please follow the same rules when it’s Christmas time too that’s all I’m asking and thank you.

I have no problem doing that if that’s the direction I get. I take no joy in locking threads, but I hope you understand the reasons why we have that forum rule.

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DPereyra says


The forum rule about “threads of a political or religious nature are not appropriate for the marketplaces.” Because of that restriction, we have take a rather wide stance unfortunately. Sorry.
Ok the rules are the rules and I hope I will see the same, locked thread, when it’s christmas time or other religious celebration.

+1

I remember the past year, the same Ramadan celebration wasn’t locked.

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